Out of the shadows, into the fire

Out of the shadows, into the fire

Cyril Abiteboul has a job on his hands as the new Caterham team principal. Jonathan Noble asks how he plans to lift the struggling squad

For a man who openly admits he prefers life out of the spotlight, you would think the job of Formula 1 team principal would not be ideal territory.

Yet for new Caterham boss Cyril Abiteboul – who was pretty much unknown to many outside of the paddock until this year – there has been no shying away from everything the role entails ever since he took over from Tony Fernandes last month.

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